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  • What was that supposed to mean?
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  • The weather is supposed to be nice this weekend.
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  • I'm supposed to be taking care of you...
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  • It's supposed to snow tonight.
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  • Alex was supposed to be sterile, but they had been wrong about that.
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  • What am I supposed to be doing?
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  • Does that mean I'm supposed to change, or that what I'm wearing is considered casual?
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  • And how was she supposed to take that?
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  • Howie was supposed to be looking after his sister.
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  • Princess was supposed to foal again in January.
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  • It was supposed to be in a parking lot nearby.
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  • The French were supposed to be a mile and a half away, but had suddenly and unexpectedly appeared just in front of us.
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  • I didn't realize I was supposed to dine with you.
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  • We're not supposed to do that!
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  • Felipa said it was supposed to be nice outside today.
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  • You were supposed to grab Gabe's mate, not Darkyn's.
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  • He was only supposed to be investigating him.
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  • She was supposed to meet him in a few hours.
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  • Rainy was supposed to protect a Natural he found.
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  • It will know everyone who is supposed to be in the house and alert you when someone else is in the house (replacing the family dog of old in whom we never fully placed our trust).
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  • As the hired help, she was supposed to be supportive of Cade without upsetting Claudette.
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  • She was several miles from where she was supposed to be, off to meet a boy.
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  • She held her head in her hands, tormented by his pain without understanding how she was supposed to help a dead man.
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  • "Maybe I was supposed to be with them," she thought, not realizing she spoke aloud.
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  • I couldn't believe Howie would turn off the power for what was supposed to be a short trip.
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  • He looked up, a surprised expression crossing his face, as if he'd told her something he wasn't supposed to.
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  • You were supposed to marry Claire … She went on, closing her eyes as she repeated everything from the memories of others.
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  • It was even supposed by some that the pond had sunk, and this was one of the primitive forest that formerly stood there.
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  • He could not stop what was going on before him and around him and was supposed to be directed by him and to depend on him, and from its lack of success this affair, for the first time, seemed to him unnecessary and horrible.
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  • You're supposed to be taking care of me, but that isn't realistic 100% of the time, is it?
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  • "You said maybe you were supposed to be with them," he reminded her.
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  • What's that supposed to mean?
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  • I'm not supposed to tell you that.
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  • Mannhardt collected a mass of information proving that the life of the corn is supposed to exist apart from the corn itself and to take the form, sometimes of an animal, sometimes of a man or woman, sometimes of a child.
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  • Now the oracle at Delphi was supposed to be very wise.
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  • What reasonable man ever supposed that ornaments were something outward and in the skin merely--that the tortoise got his spotted shell, or the shell-fish its mother-o'-pearl tints, by such a contract as the inhabitants of Broadway their Trinity Church?
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  • Their way of life and place of residence, their acquaintances and ties, Natasha's occupations, the children's upbringing, were all selected not merely with regard to Pierre's expressed wishes, but to what Natasha from the thoughts he expressed in conversation supposed his wishes to be.
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  • She wasn't supposed to know about the building.
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  • I'm supposed to go up to Bartlesville this weekend.
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  • All the same, Saturday found her at a restaurant in Bartlesville, where she was supposed to meet her prospective employer.
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  • Then who is supposed to feed them?
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  • He didn't remember when this man had arrived or why he was supposed to remember him.
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  • Deidre tried to figure out what it was she was supposed to say.
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  • Yet this was the way it was always supposed to have been.
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  • Say it wasn't supposed to be where it was, but the person who found it wasn't supposed to be there either.
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  • And if they told about the thing that was there, then they'd get in trouble, for being there, in the place they weren't supposed to be in.
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  • That's one of the consequences of being someplace where you're not supposed to be.
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  • And because some little snot-nose has a vivid imagination, or thinks it's fun to tell whoppers, I'm supposed to go traipsing off in some god-forsaken mine on the taxpayer's expense on a treasure hunt?
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  • They were supposed to look real, as were all the theater props.
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  • To answer your question, yes, he was supposed to be up on the mountain.
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  • You're supposed to be practically retired.
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  • The next day we were supposed to leave to go back home, so we just did.
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  • "You and your brother had already left to go back to Kansas when your uncle was supposed to have gone fishing," Dean added.
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  • By mutual agreement, Alex had final say in decisions, but they were supposed to discuss it first.
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  • "Kris, real people aren't supposed to go through the shadow world," Ully said, wide eyes on the man with glowing amber eyes.
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  • I thought you domestic security types were supposed to be watching this kind of thing.
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  • What was supposed to be sunshine, mild temperature and puffy white clouds turned out to be intermittent showers and a sky as gray as Dean's sweat socks.
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  • Now what is that supposed to mean?
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  • It has been usually supposed that John Napier was buried in St Giles's church, Edinburgh, which was certainly the burialplace of some of the family, but Mark Napier (Memoirs, p. 426) quotes Professor William Wallace, who, writing in 1832, gives strong reasons for believing that he was buried in the old church of St Cuthbert.
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  • It is supposed that the latter serves monocular, the other the binocular vision, most birds being able to converge their eyes upon one spot.
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  • The margin of this supposed footprint is ornamented with gems, and a wooden canopy protects it from the weather.
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  • A precise indication of date has been sought in certain supposed references or allusions to historical facts.
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  • I am not saying governments are supposed to feed the world or that food should be free.
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  • Miss Sullivan never needlessly belittled her ideas or expressions to suit the supposed state of the child's intelligence.
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  • Nothing to echo off of, she supposed.
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  • I guess he drove to the airport to pick up Martha and Claire but I guess they didn't come in when they were supposed to.
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  • We're supposed to lay low and avoid vamps.
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  • "Somewhere you're not supposed to be in the first place," Cynthia prodded.
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  • But I'm not supposed to tell... .
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  • It wasn't a topic anyone wanted to broach—after all, this was supposed to be a cheery farewell dinner.
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  • Just because Jake Weller has a pot belly doesn't mean all sheriffs are supposed to be fat.
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  • The other four trunks displayed like goods—a moth-eaten gorilla suit, two bloody collections of dresses, and an outfit Dean supposed Frankenstein wore when he went out for a little nightlife.
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  • It was like he had a check list of what parents were supposed to do, and he filled in all the little blocks—middle-class home, straight teeth, and a college education—figured that was the extent of his obligations to us.
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  • Think back to why Martha didn't tell us at first—whoever discovered them was someplace they weren't supposed to be.
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  • I went off to college and messed around some—did all the stuff you're supposed to do at that age—but when I came back home ten years later, Paul's wife had died.
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  • That's not any of our business, unless they trespass where they're not supposed to.
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  • It seems she considered it somewhat incriminating as she was supposed to be at the pool with some of the other guests at the time.
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  • Only Fitzgerald didn't show today when he was supposed to.
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  • Darkyn was supposed to find us sooner.
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  • She was supposed to attract Gabriel, until I was brought back, and then she was to be turned over to Darkyn as his mate.
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  • "You really aren't supposed to be here," Gabriel chided, knowing it was useless.
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  • Marriage was supposed to cool that passion, or so they said.
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  • They aren't supposed to be hunting on private land without permission, and ours is posted anyway.
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  • Is that who he was supposed to kill?
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  • He wasn't supposed to kill anyone.
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  • He was only supposed to pay attention to you, not hurt you – he wasn't supposed to go into your house.
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  • Oh, I was supposed to tell you.
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  • I don't know if I'm supposed to do that.
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  • This part he kept silent for fear of spooking someone he was supposed to be leading.
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  • But if this guy wasn't supposed to die tonight, where is the soul I came for?
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  • He stopped in front of the closed door to the massive set of chambers that were supposed to be his.
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  • What was he supposed to be looking for?
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  • This was the way it was supposed to be.
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  • He was the way it was supposed to be.
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  • She was the one who was supposed to die, not him!
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  • He had little time to redeem himself, and he kicked himself mentally for not walking into the room that would turn him into the Death he was supposed to be.
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  • I'm supposed to die in three months.
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  • Rhyn is supposed to find the basement angels new homes.
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  • Speaking of him, I'm supposed to be at his house.
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  • "You weren't supposed to see that," he said quietly.
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  • Yep. Said she knew who her mate was supposed to be.
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  • Deidre didn't remember what this operation was supposed to do.
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  • Darkyn was supposed to find me much earlier, according to our agreement.
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  • Keep in mind, you're not supposed to be anywhere near the Oracle.
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  • "You weren't supposed to remember anything before Toby appeared in your life," he said.
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  • You were supposed to come for brunch tomorrow.
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  • "You weren't supposed to remember anything," he replied calmly.
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  • "Aren't you supposed to take us somewhere?" she snapped, face hot.
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  • "Ully, you're not supposed to be down here!" she called without turning in a distinct British accent.
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  • Was this supposed to happen?
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  • You're not supposed to leave without permission.
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  • "What's Kris supposed to do to someone who broke the part of the Code about someone else's mate?" she asked quietly.
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  • I'm supposed to…take care of you.
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  • You.re not supposed to be in my head.
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  • Aren.t you supposed to be protecting the weak, puny human?
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  • It.s where I.m supposed to be, isn.t it?
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  • I mean, this is supposed to be you starting your lives together, not hauling around your poor spinster of a friend who's about to be abandoned.
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  • But I thought I was supposed to save the planet.
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  • I'm supposed to be here, aren't I?
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  • I'm supposed to be here!
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  • She wore those half-stockings that were supposed to be hidden by something far longer than what covered her pudgy legs, which were streaked with the stark blue of veins looking like a map of a very congested and curvy area.
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  • It's part of their permanent collection and I wasn't supposed to even take it out, but I'm sure if you explain about the book your brother is writing, they'll let you make a copy of it.
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  • The Reverend and his wife were supposed to have administered to the working girls.
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  • There was a guy who'd give you the money and tell you the name of the voter you were supposed to be.
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  • What are we supposed to say to some strange man when he comes down for his morning meal?
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  • He was climbing alone, something I guess you're not supposed to do, especially if you're a beginner like Shipton was.
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  • It's not supposed to work that way, is it?
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  • Dean supposed this was his idea of being subtle while trying to cut off the open path.
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  • Aren't you supposed to ask him if he wants a lawyer?
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  • We're supposed to be tackling this business in an orderly fashion, remember?
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  • "That's what the police are supposed to be doing," Dean said, his voice heavy with sarcasm.
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  • My source with the CBI isn't that privy to what's happening and it's damn tough acting on what I'm not supposed to know.
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  • Both boys were swimming and Edith was watching them, or was supposed to be.
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  • You're supposed to get a call about sending Shipton's belongings back east.
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  • So we're supposed to find boxes and do the packing, too?
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  • All I was supposed to do was take his damned picture, just because some jerk didn't believe he'd been up here and done it!
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  • You were supposed to come and get me if you couldn't sleep.
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  • Huh, she was supposed to be back at four.
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  • It's supposed to rain tonight.
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  • They're supposed to meet us at the restaurant.
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  • This was supposed to be a good-bye kiss, not an invitation.
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  • She was supposed to call today about her doctor visit.
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  • Was that supposed to be a proposal?
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  • It was supposed to be the safest place on the planet.
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  • And for the record, you're not supposed to get caught when the bad guys come for you.
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  • I know, I know, Kris says I'm an angel and angels are supposed to protect humans and you're anything but human but I still want to stay with you.
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  • "Somewhat-dead mortals aren't supposed to be here."  He peeled off the necklace he wore around his neck and gazed at it briefly before handing it to her.
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  • Nevermind.  Wait here.  Ully was working on something awhile ago.  I was supposed to field test it for him.
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  • Straight to Death.  If what Gabe said was true, he was taking her to the only way out of the underworld.  And yet, she feared what that would mean.  Was she supposed to reason with Death?
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  • It doesn't matter, Kiki.  I'll do what I'm supposed to.  It's what I've resigned myself to do.
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  • Was that supposed to be a rescue?
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  • Life isn't supposed to hurt this much, she thought and sank to the ground.
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  • White days weren't supposed to show up until at least July, certainly not in early May.
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  • The office said he wrapped it up Monday—was supposed to take off first thing Tuesday morning.
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  • Then maybe you wouldn't understand but they were what marriage is supposed to be.
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  • Hey, Rita, how come I'm supposed to call back Ida Wassermann?
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  • The tide was coming in the time of night he was supposed to have drowned so the body would drift up the bay.
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  • "I thought Harrigan was supposed to help me finish up this Byrne case," Dean protested.
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  • That damned reporter is supposed to interview me at 3:00.
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  • They were supposed to do it alone but I rode along with them so's we could get a head start on meeting up with the girls afterwards, you know?
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  • Only a couple of days later we hear all hell's broken loose 'cause something ain't where it's supposed to be.
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  • We got off the high­way where we were supposed to and drove back to Scranton to see the broads.
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  • He'd need a place where he was supposed to go frequently, so's no one would get suspicious.
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  • Who was I supposed to tell?
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  • Your buddy Detective Norman Hunter is off fish­ing somewhere so you're supposed to go directly to the morgue on your own.
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  • "Just like it's supposed to be," said Dean with satisfaction.
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  • Hells bells, why would they bop me on the head when all I'm doing is leading them to someone who's supposed to know where Byrne is?
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  • There's a big bulletin board down by the information area where everyone's supposed to check for messages if they're looking for someone.
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  • My ex-wife was supposed to meet me at a friend's place, only she never showed.
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  • Byrne didn't know what to do with me so he rented me a motel room—I didn't have any money with me 'cause I was supposed to stay with my wife.
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  • We were supposed to meet up the next day.
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  • Why didn't you just dump him in the Chesapeake where he was supposed to have drowned?
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  • On the next five questions, you're supposed to tell us how Alex would respond.
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  • What am I supposed to say?
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  • That it was supposed to be him the first time.
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  • What were you supposed to do?
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  • Besides, I'm not supposed to be out there without him until after the wedding.
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  • Now what were they supposed to do?
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  • Carmen, how am I supposed to protect you when you won't follow my suggestions?
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  • Alright, how am I supposed to protect you when you won't follow my orders?
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  • Was she supposed to remember something?
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  • Some Chinese sounding herbs were supposed to increase testosterone.
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  • She wasn't supposed to be up here alone and it probably wouldn't make Alex feel any better to know Josh had been here with her.
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  • When is Alex supposed to get home?
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  • The weather is supposed to be changing this weekend anyway.
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  • She kept a couple of goats that are supposed to kid in February.
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  • Aren't you supposed to look at one of Josh's cows this morning?
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  • Aren't you supposed to be taking care of the animals?
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  • Isn't it the woman who is supposed to be romantically inclined?
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  • Wasn't there something she was supposed to remember?
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  • Something she was supposed to do?
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  • What was it she was supposed to remember?
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  • A crew was supposed to be out in the next week or so to do the work, but she wanted to measure the windows for curtains.
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  • Jonathan was supposed to go back to his foster family next week.
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  • There was something she was supposed to remember — something so terrible that she couldn't bring herself to think of it.
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  • My sister is supposed to fly into Fayetteville later today.
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  • The Grey God existed for a very short time, and he was supposed to balance out the two worlds.
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  • "You were supposed to close the gateways," the Watcher said with a note of sadness.
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  • My father's supposed to raid with us, which he's never done.
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  • No one was supposed to move in or out of the city once Memon's advisors entered.
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  • Maybe he was supposed to lecture him about girls again.
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  • The band had set up last night, and the caterers weren't supposed to be there until 6:00 pm.
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  • They were supposed to get up early so that Alex could help her scout out a trail before church.
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  • He offered to dig the grave but his friend was supposed to pick him up for an overnight, so she told him to go back to the house so he wouldn't get dirty.
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  • In any case, she was supposed to be taking care of the guests, not the other way around.
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  • Still, this was supposed to be a business, not a hobby.
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  • They were supposed to meet at the spring.
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  • You're supposed to be a guest.
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  • Are you supposed to be riding?
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  • I'm just not supposed to be pulling myself up with my left arm.
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  • I'm supposed to be hiring someone to help me with the work, not wipe my nose.
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  • Aren't you supposed to keep your arm in that sling?
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  • I thought your guests were supposed to leave Sunday.
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  • As if that weren't enough, the guests were supposed to leave tomorrow and wanted to go on a final ride.
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  • No, but he's supposed to leave in the morning anyway.
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  • What was I supposed to think, Alex?
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  • What am I supposed to think now?
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  • We've still got an hour before we're supposed to leave.
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  • People with green eyes and red hair are supposed to have freckles.
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  • You weren't supposed to make any decision until you came back.
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  • After thirty minutes she spotted the sign indicating the state highway where she was supposed to turn.
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  • About you... that he's not supposed to... that you're coming back here - home, in a few weeks, or less.
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  • "What's that supposed to mean?" she managed to gasp.
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  • Wasn't there supposed to be something between "nice to meet you" and "I love you" - like six months of courtship?
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  • Is that supposed to mean something to me, or is it a pseudonym?
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  • Denton is supposed to be here any minute.
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  • Assuming she'd done all she was supposed to in order to achieve her goal, she would know his location within minutes.
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  • "I pulled a twelve hour shift, and you guys aren't supposed to leave the house without telling me," Jessi snapped.
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  • You'll have to get rid of the person who's supposed to be there.
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  • Your temporary babysitter was supposed to come by at noon today so I could run through things with her.
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  • Neither sect was supposed to interfere in mortal affairs, a fact they selectively ignored.
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  • You're not supposed to ask me questions.
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  • How was she supposed to get the necklace, if he wore it all the time?
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  • "You're not supposed to leave during work hours," he told her.
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  • Ingrid referenced documents she emailed the woman who was supposed to be here, documents Jessi had no access to.
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  • She successfully navigated through her first obstacle: turning away the woman who was supposed to be here.
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  • Telling me I have a nice ass is supposed to make me feel better?
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  • I wasn't supposed to tell you I'd been there before.
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  • Tears forming, Jessi sank into her couch, eyes on the photo of her and the two teens she was supposed to be taking care of.
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  • You're supposed to request permission to visit.
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  • He said to remind you that you were supposed to call him about a schedule today.
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  • I didn't bring anything Ingrid said I was supposed to when we go to appearances!
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  • "I'm supposed to make Xander miserable, drop off my cousins to a compound filled with complete strangers who have magical powers, and wait for things to blow up this weekend," Jessi summarized.
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  • It's not the way things are supposed to happen.
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  • You're supposed to talk me out of it.
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  • The treasure she'd been after, the one that was supposed to save her life and those of her cousins, was around her neck.
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  • She didn't understand what she was supposed to do with it around her neck.
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  • Is this supposed to be a pep talk?
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  • "You were supposed to steal it, or they'd hurt your cousins," he stated.
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  • As a matter of fact, the parliament at Leicester, in which the speeches were supposed to have been made, began on the 30th of April 1414 before Chicheley was archbishop. The rolls of parliament show that he was not present in the parliament at all.
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  • As an outcome of this alchemical doctrine the process of fermentation was supposed to have a purifying and elevating effect on the bodies which had been submitted to its influence.
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  • It is supposed by some that Saccharomyces is a very degraded Ascomycete, in which the Torula condition has become fixed.
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  • This spirit might easily be confounded with the sun, whose power was supposed to be stored up in the warmthgiving tree.
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  • It is evident that it was originally a goddess who was supposed to be in control of Irkalla, corresponding to Ishtar in control of fertility and vegetation on earth.
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  • A theory that has received much support in the past attributes the reflections to thin bubbles of water, similar to soap-bubbles, in which form vapour was supposed to condense.
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  • He was a student at St Andrews, 1489-1494, and thereafter, it is supposed, at Paris.
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  • It was supposed to be the offspring of Pasiphae, the wife of Minos, and a snow-white bull, sent to Minos by Poseidon for sacrifice.
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  • The most significant was the liberation, at the moment of kindling the funeral pyre, of an eagle which was supposed to bear the emperor's soul to heaven.
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  • According to the former, all gods are but men; or, some men have been erroneously supposed to become gods.
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  • It is thus different from legal fiction, by which a new rule is introduced surreptitiously, and under the pretence that no change has been made in the law, and from statutory legislation, in which the obligatory force of the rule is not supposed to depend upon its intrinsic fitness.
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  • The intimacy began in 28 and lasted till 23 B.C. These six years must not, however, be supposed to have been a period of unbroken felicity.
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  • In pursuance of his patronage of Monmouth, Shaftesbury now secured for him the command of the army sent to suppress the insurrection in Scotland, which he is supposed to have fomented.
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  • Swan's measurements, which had misled Bent into accepting a chronology based on a supposed orientation of the "temple," had been shown to be inexact.
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  • Such explanation of physical phenomena is the main problem of Descartes, and it goes on encroaching upon territories once supposed proper to the mind.
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  • Thus he approximates to the wave theory of light, though he supposed that the transmission of light was instantaneous.
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  • But whilst all the organic processes in man go on mechanically, and though by reflex action he may repel attack unconsciously, still the first affirmation of the system was that man was essentially a thinking being; and, while we retain this original dictum, it must not be supposed that the mind is a mere spectator, or like the boatman in the boat.
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  • To the south-west of the Forum are the remains of three small temples, one dedicated to Venus, and a well-preserved Mithraeum, with mosaics representing the seven planets, &c. To the south-west again is the conspicuous brick cella of a lofty temple, on arched substructures, generally supposed to be that of Vulcan, with a threshold block of africano (Euboean) marble over 15 ft.
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  • This site of the Prytaneum at Athens cannot be definitely fixed; it is generally supposed that in the course of time several buildings bore the name.
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  • His high conception of God's transcendence, it may be supposed, led him to ignore intermediary agencies, which are common in the popular literature, and later, under the influence of this same conception of transcendence, are freely employed.
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  • The stream is crossed by a bridge of single span, supposed to be Roman, and by a three-arched bridge, designed by Thomas Telford and erected in 1823.
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  • Their only obligation to the Turkish government is to furnish a contingent in time of war; the only law they recognize is either traditional custom(adet) or the unwritten Kanun-i Leks Dukajinit, a civil and criminal code, so called from its author, Leka Dukajini, who is supposed to have lived in the 13th or 14th century.
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  • Their hereditary chiefs, or capidans, belong to the family known as Dera e Jon Markut (the house of John Marco), which has ruled for 200 years and is supposed to be descended from Scanderbeg.
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  • He did not, however, as has been supposed, spend the best years of his manhood abroad, for he was certainly at home in 1571, when the preliminaries of his marriage were arranged at Merchiston; and in 1572 he married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir James Stirling of Keir.
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  • His name is supposed to be Slavonic. As a youth he served in the bodyguard ofJustinian, who appointed him commander of the Eastern army.
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  • Lake Chad is supposed to have been known by report to Ptolemy, and is identified by some writers with the Kura lake of the middle ages.
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  • But a suspicion that he and Martina:had murdered Constantine led soon after to a revolt, and to the mutilation and banishment of the supposed offenders.
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  • Her original home was on the river Numicius near Lavinium, where there was a spring called after her, supposed to possess healing qualities (whence the old Roman derivation from juvare, to help).
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  • The last of the three is Thylacoleo carnifex, so named on account of its supposed carnivorous habits.
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  • A great part of his theoretical work consists in resurveying things supposed superficially to be already known, and elaborating their theory into precision and completeness.
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  • The 19th day is supposed to have had its sacred nature as the 49th day from the commencement of the preceding month, assuming that to have had 30 days.
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  • In his lecture on Human Immortality (3rd ed., 1906), Professor William James deals with " two supposed objections to the doctrine."
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  • The well-water was supposed to have percolated underground, through the Blythesdale Braystone, which outcrops in patches on the eastern edge of the Rolling Downs formation.
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  • The supposed continent extended across the south pole, practically joining Australia and South America.
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  • It is not to be supposed that this antarctic element, to which Professor Tate has applied the name Euronotian, entered a desert barren of all life.
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  • Unlike the American Indians, who supposed Columbus and his crew to be supernatural beings, and their ships in some way endowed with life, and were thrown into convulsions of terror by the first discharge of firearms which they witnessed, these Australians were neither excited to wonder by the ship nor overawed by the superior number and unknown weapons of the strangers.
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  • Yet its result was a disappointment to those who had looked for means of inland navigation by the Macquarie river, and by its supposed issue in a mediterranean sea.
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  • The Roman Watling Street crossed Shooter's Hill, and a Roman cemetery is supposed to have occupied the site of the Royal Arsenal, numerous Roman urns and fragments of Roman pottery having been dug up in the neighbourhood.
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  • It has no connexion with Indo-European, as has erroneously been supposed.
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  • It was destroyed in 1260 by Llewellyn ab Gruffydd, prince of Wales, with the supposed connivance df Mortimer, but its site was reoccupied by the earl of Lincoln in 277, and a new castle at once erected.
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  • It occupies the site of the ancient Beneventum, originally Maleventum or Maluentum, supposed in the imperial period to have been founded by Diomedes.
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  • It owes its name either to its early paper and grist mills (Milton being abbreviated from Milltown) or to Milton Abbey, Dorset, whence members of the Tucker family came, it is supposed, to Milton about 1662.
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  • Again, the central ridge of the South Atlantic extends a thousand miles farther south than was supposed, joining the east and west ridge, just described, between the Bouvet Islands and the Sandwich group.
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  • It is celebrated from its connexion with Catullus, for the large ruins of a Roman villa on the promontory have been supposed to be his country house.
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  • Others again, like Michaelis and Rosenmiiller, have supposed that the name Cush was applied to tracts of country both in Arabia and in Africa, but the defective condition of the ancient knowledge of countries and peoples, as also the probability of early migrations of "Cushite" tribes (carrying with them their name), will account for the main facts.
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  • 8 the inclusion of Libyans shows that the enemy was subsequently supposed to be African.
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  • Finally, Rumford reviewed all the sources from which the heat might have been supposed to be derived, and concluded that it was simply produced by the friction, and that the supply was inexhaustible.
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  • Clerk Maxwell supposed two compartments, A and B, to be filled with gas at the same temperature, and to be separated by an ideal, infinitely thin partition containing a number of exceedingly small trap-doors, each of which could be opened or closed without any expenditure of energy.
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  • He shows that the amount of work obtainable is equal to that which can be done by the first gas in expanding into the space occupied by the second (supposed vacuous) together with that done by the second in expanding into the space occupied by the first.
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  • Just as there were supposed to be several Pans and Fauns, so there were many Silenuses, whose father was called Papposilenus ("Daddy Silenus"), represented as completely covered with hair and more animal in appearance.
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  • It is commonly supposed that, because nearly the whole country is ruled by Rajputs, therefore the population consists mainly of Rajput tribes; but these are merely the dominant race, and the territory is called Rajputana because it is politically possessed by Rajputs.
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  • Vestal virgins were not supposed to have children, yet they could and often did marry.
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  • The cable is supposed to be worked duplex; but, if 5, C1, C2, and AC are removed and the key connected directly with C3, the arrangement for simplex working is obtained.
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  • It must not, however, be supposed that .at this epoch the liberties of the burghs were fully developed.
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  • The plaintiffs in each case were imperialists; and Fredericks first action was to redress their supposed grievances.
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  • The French emperor, at the supposed request of the doge of Genoa, declared the Ligurian Republic to be an integral part of the French empire.
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  • Depretis recalled Nigra from Paris and replaced him by General Cialdini, whose ardent plea for Italian intervention in favor of France in 1870, and whose comradeship with Marshal Macmahon in 1859, would, it was supposed, render him persona gratissima to the French government.
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  • Sisenna also translated the tales of Aristides of Miletus, and is supposed by some to have written a commentary on Plautus.
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  • He officiated at the coronation of the boy king Edward VI., and is supposed to have instituted a sinister change in the order of the ceremony, by which the right of the monarch to reign was made to appear to depend upon inheritance alone, without the concurrent consent of the people.
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  • At a subsequent period the demand for instruction in the sacrificial science called into existence a still more practical set of manuals, the so-called Kalpa-sutras, or ceremonial rules, detailing, in succinct aphorisms, the approved course of sacrificial procedure, without reference to the supposed origin or import of the several rites.
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  • The altar itself is constructed in the form of a bird, because Soma was supposed to have been brought down from heaven by the metre Gayatri which had assumed the form of an eagle.
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  • Sense alone will never create orderly experience, as empiricism supposed; but a group of sensations reacted on by thought does so; it becomes, it is, a percept.
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  • Hegel offers a supposed proof that Time and Space, Matter, Nature, are ascertainable and definable 2 This is Kant's positive refutation of Hume's scepticism.
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  • (2) Kant is often supposed to mean by a priori - see Hamilton's Reid, p. 762 - " innate " as opposed to " acquired from experience."
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  • Among many lectureships, the Gifford Lectures are supposed to be strictly appropriated to Natural Theology; yet subjects and 2 Dr MacTaggart's beliefs once more present themselves as an unexpected modern type (Studies in Hegelian Cosmology, chap. iii.).
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  • In some polyps the tentacles are webbed at the base, and it was supposed that a medusa was a polyp of this kind set free, the umbrella being a greatly developed web or membrane extending between the tentacles.
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  • The supposed hydrothecae may be present on one side of the axis only (monoprionid) or on both sides (diprionid); the first case may be conjectured to be the result of uniserial (helicoid) budding, the second to be produced by biserial (scorpioid) budding.
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  • It may be supposed that these crude fancies embody a dim recognition of the physical forces and objects personified under the forms of deities, and a rude attempt to account for their genesis as a natural process.
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  • Individual things are supposed to arise out of the original being, as animals and plants out of seeds.
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  • For the world as a whole, however, he postulated a beginning in time (whence his use of the word creation), and further supposed that the impulse of organization which was conveyed to chaotic matter by the Creator issued from a central point in the infinite space spreading gradually outwards.
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  • 3 Leibnitz's doctrine of continuity necessarily led him in the same direction; and, of the infinite multitude of monads with which he peopled the world, each is supposed to be the focus of an endless process of evolution and involution.
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  • It must not be supposed that earlier writers all neglected this method, or still less that all writers now employ it, but merely that formerly it was frequently overlooked by the best writers, and now is neglected only by the worst.
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  • The result is, on the one hand, a clearing away of much fantastic phylogeny, on the other, an enormous reduction of the supposed gaps between groups.
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  • It has even been supposed that amber passed from Sicily to northern Europe in early times - a supposition said to receive some support from the fact that much of the amber dug up in Denmark is red; but it must not be forgotten that reddish amber is found also on the Baltic, though not being fashionable it is used rather for varnish-making than for ornaments.
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  • As one of the pioneers of civilization, he was supposed to have taught mankind the arts of medicine, writing and agriculture.
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  • Numerous wild hypotheses as to changes in the constitution of the host-plant, leading to supposed vulnerability previously non-existent, would probably never have seen the light had the full significance of the truth been grasped that an epidemic results when the external laciors favor a parasite somewhat more than they do the host.
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  • Direct division is a much less common phenomenon than was formerly supposed to be the case.
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  • Tasman sailed from Batavia in 1642, and on the 24th of November sighted high land in 42° 30' S., which was named van Diemen's Land, and after landing there proceeded to the discovery of the western coast of New Zealand; at first called Staten Land, and supposed to be connected with the Antarctic continent from which this voyage proved New Holland to be separated.
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  • Rawlinson supposed, the fifty-three years of his reign are exchanged by mistake with the twenty-two years of his son Phraortes, under whom the Median conquests began.
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  • Phosphatic beds, supposed to have had a coprolitic origin, are found in the Lower Silurian rocks of Canada.
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  • In 1490 had happened the case of El Santo nino de la Guardia - a child supposed to have been killed by the Jews.
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  • He was buried at the church of Faareveille, where a coffin, doubtfully supposed to be his, was opened in 1858.
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  • "Druce," on the other hand, was supposed to have died in 1864 and been interred in Highgate cemetery, his will bequeathing over £70,000 in personal estate.
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  • Remnants of a heron-like bird, Proherodius, of a gull-like creature, Halcyornis, a raptorial Lithornis; and a supposed Passerine from Glarus in Switzerland, called Protornis = Osteornis, complete the list.
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  • In all, there is a wonderful amount of specialization, though perhaps in a very straight line from generalized forms; but the affinity to Australian or Polynesian types is in many cases clearly traceable, and it cannot be supposed but that these last are of cognate origin with those of New Zealand.
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  • There seems no doubt that he lived some time at Athens, where it is said that he became so unpopular (probably owing to his supposed atheistical opinions) that his life was in danger.
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  • Viewed analytically in its developed nature, magic is a wonder-working recognized as such, the core of the mystery consisting in the supposed transformation of suggested idea into accomplished fact by means of that suggestion itself.
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  • Several of his engravings are supposed to be executed on some metal less hard than copper.
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  • It is not to be supposed that all the contents of the Old Testament were immediately accepted as sacred, or that they were ever all regarded as being on the same level.
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  • The beginnings of it are supposed to be indicated in Neh.
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  • Samsat itself represents the ancient Samosata, the capital of the Seleucid kings of Commagene (Kuinukh of the Assyrian inscriptions), and here the Persian Royal Road from Sardis to Susa is supposed to have crossed the river.
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  • He is supposed to have been a native of Tarentum, and to have been brought, while still a boy, after the capture of that town in 272, as a slave to Rome.
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  • This is supposed to be illustrated by his measures with regard to the see of Lichfield.
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  • When the desire arose that it should be believed that Boetius perished from his opposition to the heresy of Theodoric, it was natural to ascribe to him works which were in harmony with this supposed fact.
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  • In a general way it is supposed that the lands lying between the lower St Paul's river and the Sierra Leone frontier are not much mineralized, except that in the vicinity of river mouths there are indications of bitumen.
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  • But, when increased knowledge of Aristotle's texts (and of the commentaries) led to the victory of a supposed Aristotelianism over a supposed Platonism, Albertus Magnus, and his still more distinguished pupil Thomas Aquinas, mark certain doctrines as belonging to faith but not to reason.
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  • It blots out much supposed knowledge, but throws a vivid and interesting light on the reconstrued process of history.
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  • Near Bennachie (1619 ft.) are stone circles and monoliths supposed to be of Druidical origin.
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  • There was a belief in the soul, which was supposed to dwell in the left eye.
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  • The oldest tradition they possess refers to a time shortly after the overthrow of the Majapahit dynasty in Java, about the middle of the 15th century; but it has been supposed that there must have been Indian settlers here before the middle of the 1st century, by whom the present name, probably cognate with the Sanskrit balin, strong, was in all likelihood imposed.
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  • Horn placed the Rhynchophora (weevils) in a group distinct from all other beetles, on account of their supposed primitive nature.
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  • It is supposed that these beetles secrete a sweet substance on which the ants feed, but they have been seen to devour the ants' eggs and grubs.
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  • To judge, however, from the dedications, prologues and epilogues of his various plays, he seems to have enjoyed the patronage of the earl, afterwards duke, of Newcastle, "himself a muse" after a fashion, and Lord Craven, the supposed husband of the ex-queen of Bohemia.
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  • In the 9th century also the Ugrians are supposed to have left their Ural abodes and to have traversed S.E.
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  • Nestor, an old monkish chronicler Origin of Kiev, relates that in the middle of the 9th century of the the Slav and Finnish tribes inhabiting the forest region around Lake Ilmen, between Lake Ladoga and the upper waters of the Dnieper, paid tribute to military adventurers from the land of Ras, which is commonly supposed to have been a part of Sweden.
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  • More than once they raided and pillaged in wholesale fashion the territory they were supposed to protect.
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  • Under the influence of the great nobles who had unsuccessfully opposed the election of Godunov, the general discontent took the form of hostility to him as a usurper, and rumours were heard that the late tsar's younger brother Dimitri (Demetrius), supposed The to be dead, was still alive and in hiding.
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  • In the fulfilment of this supposed mission he was not very successful, because his conception of national happiness and the means of obtaining it differed widely from that of the peoples whom he wished to benefit.
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  • In reality the revolutionary movement was not so strong and the government not so weak as was generally supposed.
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  • " the Union of the Russian People," began an organized extermination of the elements supposed to be hostile to the traditional regime.
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  • It may be supposed that originally the public roads, when worn by the cartage of the coal, were repaired by laying planks of timber at the bottom of the ruts, and that then the planks were laid on the surface of special roads or ways' formed between the collieries and the river.
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  • In considering the forces that produce derailment the total mass of the vehicle or locomotive may be supposed to be concentrated at its centre of gravity.
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  • The same operation is repeated with fresh batches of wagons, until the sidings contain a number of trains, each intended, it may be supposed, for a particular town or district.
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  • The back pressure is supposed to be uniform, and there is no compression.
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  • It is supposed to be the Camanes of Ptolemy, and was formerly a very flourishing city, the seat of an extensive trade, and celebrated for its manufactures of silk, chintz and gold stuffs; but owing principally to the gradually increasing difficulty of access by water, owing to the silting up of the gulf, its commerce has long since fallen away, and the town has become poor and dilapidated.
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  • Buds of a particular tree growing near the sea were described as producing barnacles, and these, falling into the water, were supposed to develop into geese.
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  • Such intelligences are not supposed to be infallible, but to have the knowledge of spirit.
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  • Ceremonies of initiation are the means by which the alliance is established between the deity and the young man, when the latter enters upon the rights of manhood; and the supposed bond of kinship is thus regarded as an artificial union from the outset, so far as the individual is concerned, although Robertson Smith still maintains the theory of the fatherhood of the god, where it is a question of the origin of the totem-kin.
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  • Thus the term Savaii itself, originally Savaiki, is supposed to have been carried by the Samoan wanderers over the ocean to Tahiti, New Zealand, the Marquesas and Sandwich groups, where it still survives in such variant forms as Havaii, Hawaiki, Havaiki and Hawaii.
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  • It is not to be supposed that either Amos or Isaiah would have countenanced the total suppression of all sacrificial observance.
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  • These differences have given rise to a supposed multiplicity of species, expressed by the names C. lycaon (Central Europe), C. laniger and C. niger (Tibet), the C. occidentalis, C. nubilus, C. mexicanus, &c., of North America, and the great blackish-brown Alaskan C. pambasileus, the largest of them all.
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  • In Scotland, as might be supposed from the nature of the country, the wolf maintained its hold for a much longer period.
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  • Its supposed ill-boding nature is alluded to in Shakespeare's VI., where Suffolk desires for his enemies "their sweetest shade, a grove of cypress trees."
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  • 8 and many other passages, is supposed to signify the cypress.
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  • It was cultivated in England in the 17th century, and the name C. lusitanica was given by Philip Miller, the curator of the Chelsea Physick garden, in 1768, in reference to its supposed Portuguese origin.
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  • This son (by name Edward) was educated at Westminster' and Cambridge, but never took a degree, travelled, became member of parliament, first for Petersfield (1734), then for Southampton (1741), joined the party against Sir Robert Walpole, and (as his son confesses, not much to his father's honour) was animated in so doing by " private revenge " against the supposed " oppressor " of his family in the South Sea affair.
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  • Laplace supposed the existence of a primeval nebula which extended so far out as to fill all the space at present occupied by the planets.
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  • This gigantic nebulous mass, of which the sun was only the central and somewhat more condensed portion, is supposed to have a movement of rotation on its axis.
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  • He treated the resultant electric force at any point as analogous to the flux of heat from sources distributed in the same manner as the supposed electric particles.
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  • In the above instance the sulphur is supposed to be in the solid rhombic modification, the oxygen and sulphur dioxide being in the gaseous state, and the initial and final systems being at the ordinary temperature.
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  • This is supposed to have happened in 1263, while Urban IV.
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  • In the absence of its native records its relations with Palestine are not always clear, but it may be supposed that amid varying political changes it was able to play a double game.
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  • The descendants of the detested Phoenician marriage were rooted out, and unless the close intercourse between Israel and Judah had been suddenly broken, it would be supposed that the new king at least laid claim to the south.
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  • There is little doubt that Josephus refers to the same events; but there is considerable confusion in his history of the Persian age, and when he places the schism and the foundation of the new Temple in the time of Alexander the Great (after the obscure disasters of the reign of Artaxerxes III.), it is usually supposed that he is a century too late.
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  • After the Turkish conquest it greatly diminished, but afterwards gradually rose, till it was supposed to have attained to about 260,000, of whom about half were Mahommedans, at the time of the outbreak of the Greek revolution in 1821.
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  • As the tench is of comparatively uncommon occurrence in unenclosed waters, its place among the indigenous fishes of Great Britain has been denied, and it has been supposed to have been introduced from the Continent; a view which, however, is not supported by any evidence, and is practically disposed of by the fact that fossil remains of the fish are found in the Pleistocene deposits of Great Britain.
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  • White soon returned to England for supplies, and having been detained there until 1591 he found upon his return no trace of the colony except the word " Croatan " carved on a tree; hence the colony was supposed to have gone away with some friendly Indians, possibly the Hatteras tribe, and proof of the assumption that these whites mingled with Indians is sought in the presence in Robeson county of a mixed people with Indian habits and occasional English names, calling themselves Croatans.
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  • J., has dealt exhaustively with the supposed evidence for its earlier use - e.g.
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  • I'd like to help clean up some articles, but I don't have a scan of the original article and find it difficult to know what mangled word is supposed to be.
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  • Egyptian influence within the Aegean area seems certain, and the theory that Greek writing and systems for reckoning time are Babylonian in origin has not been disproved, though the history of the alphabet is more complex than was supposed.
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  • On the 16th of November 1816, she was interrogated by the police, who frightened her into silence about the supposed substitution of another child for the dauphin.
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  • It was the very place upon which Solomon's temple was supposed to be founded.
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  • But this unduly narrows the scope of Scottish philosophy, which does not exhaust itself, as is sometimes supposed, in uncritically reasserting the independent existence of matter and its immediate presence to mind.
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  • It grows in marshy places; and is cultivated in China, the fruit having a supposed value as a diuretic and anti-phthisic. It was cultivated by John Gerard, author of the famous Herball, at the end of the 16th century as a tender annual.
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  • Modern authors have often supposed that Cyrus and his ancestors were in reality Elamites; but this is contrary to all tradition, and there can be no doubt that Cyrus was a genuine Persian and a true believer in the Zoroastrian religion.
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  • The character of true monarchy is well defined in the well-known lines of Cowper (Verses supposed to be written by Alexander Selkirk): " I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute."
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  • Yet it may be asserted that until the more durable and more reputable connexion with Mme de Nehra these love episodes were the most disgraceful blemishes in a life otherwise of a far higher moral character than has been commonly supposed.
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  • A little farther down the river is St Robert's cave, which is supposed to have been the residence of the hermit, and in 1744 was the scene of the murder of Daniel Clarke by Eugene Aram, whose story is told in Lytton's wellknown novel.
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  • He thus superseded Warham, who was legatus flatus, in ecclesiastical authority; and though legates a latere were supposed to exercise only special and temporary powers, Wolsey secured the practical permanence of his office.
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  • Grimsby (Grimesbi) is supposed to have been the landing-place of the Danes on their first invasion of Britain towards the close of the 8th century.
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  • Thomas Garnet, who suffered for supposed implication in the Gunpowder Plot, rose from the dead to encourage the Jesuits in the first satire, and in the third Ignatius Loyola is represented as dictating his wishes to his disciples from his death-bed.
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  • The castle, which is in an excellent state of preservation, is built of red sandstone, on the site of a fortress supposed to have been erected in the 6th century, of which nothing now remains.
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  • This depression is supposed to be a relic of the former post-Pliocene connexion between the Black Sea and the Caspian, and is accepted by most geographers as the natural frontier between Europe and Asia, while others make the dividing-line coincide with the principal water-parting of the Caucasus mountain system.
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  • In Paris he frequented the salons, especially those of Mme Graffigny - whose niece, Mlle de Ligniville ("Minette"), afterwards Mme Helvetius and his lifelong friend, he is supposed at one time to have wished to marry - Mme Geoffrin, Mme du Deffand, Mlle de Lespinasse and the duchesse d'Enville.
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  • Mill, as he supposed, in 1823.
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  • Inscriptions name six gates of the town: and there are considerable remains of antiquity, especially of an amphitheatre and theatre, of a supposed temple, and other edifice'.
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  • The chancel of the church at Repton is assigned to the second half of the 10th century, though subsequently altered, and the crypt beneath is supposed to be earlier still; its roof is supported by four round pillars, and it is approached by two stairways.
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  • He sentenced to death his own cousin and nephew by marriage, Flavius Clemens, whose wife he banished for her supposed leaning towards Judaism (Christianity).
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  • From the head of a dying person Proserpine was supposed to cut a lock of hair which had been kept sacred and unshorn through life.
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  • The crops chiefly cultivated were wheat, millet, barley, beans and lentils; to which it is supposed, on grounds not improbable, may be added rice and cotton.
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  • The foot-and-mouth disease first appeared about 1840, having been introduced, as is supposed, by foreign cattle.
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  • The remainder, that in the straw, as well as that in the roots and the leguminous crops, is supposed to be retained on the farm, excepting the small amount exported in meat and milk.
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  • But much less potash than phosphoric acid is exported in the cereal grains, much more being retained in the straw, whilst the other products of the rotation - the root and leguminous crops - which are also supposed to be retained on the farm, contain very much more potash than the cereals, and comparatively little of it is exported in meat and milk.
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  • In his Westminster review of Whately's Logic in 1828 (invaluable to all students of the genesis of Mill's logic) he appears, curiously enough, as an ardent and brilliant champion of the syllogistic logic against highfliers such as the Scottish philosophers who talk of "superseding" it by "a supposed system of inductive logic."
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  • It is generally supposed that he writes with a lover's extravagance about this lady's powers when he compares her with Shelley and Carlyle.
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  • It is frequently supposed that the influence of the " old Political Economy " has been gradually undermined by the attacks of the historical school.
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  • No one is concerned to prove that the Ricardian economics applies to the manorial system, and it is generally supposed at any rate that the world has been approximating more and more nearly during the last century to the conditions assumed in most of the reasoning of that school.
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  • The " economic man " has, on the other hand, been succeeded by another creation almost as monstrous, if his lineaments are to be supposed to be those of the ordinary individual - a man, that is, who regulates his life in accordance with Gossen's Law of Satiety, and whose main passion is to discover a money measure of his motives.
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  • This organ has, without reason, been supposed to represent the second ctenidium of the typical mollusc, which it cannot do on account of its position.
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  • Comparative anatomy and embryology prove that this condition is due, not as formerly supposed to a difference in the relations of the visceral commissure which prevented it from being included in the torsion of the visceral hump, but to an actual detorsion which has taken place in evolution and is repeated to a great extent in individual development.
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  • Orifice of the grape-shaped (supposed poisonous) gland.
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  • It is supposed to act in some way as a stimulant in copulation, but possibly has to do with the calcareous covering of the egg-capsule.
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  • Biliotti many fine painted vases of styles which were called later the third and fourth "Mycenaean"; but these, bought by John Ruskin, and presented to the British Museum, excited less attention than they deserved, being supposed to be of some local Asiatic fabric of uncertain date.
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  • The "freedom of man" is constituted, not by a supposed ability to do anything he may choose, but in the power to identify himself with that true good which reason reveals to him as his true good.
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  • It is to be supposed that Richard de Bury sometimes brought undue pressure to bear on the owners, for it is recorded that an abbot of St Albans bribed him to secure his influence for the house by four valuable books, and that de Bury, who procured certain coveted privileges for the monastery, bought from him thirty-two other books, for fifty pieces of silver, far less than their normal price.
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  • Klapalek (1904) lays stress on a supposed distinction between appendicular and non-appendicular genital processes.
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  • It was long supposed to be Venetian, but has been identified as of rare Oriental workmanship. The legend tells how a seneschal of Eden Hall one day came upon a company of fairies dancing at St Cuthbert's Well in the park.
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  • Like nearly all his predecessors since Aelian, he adopted an alphabetical arrangement, though this was not too pedantically preserved, and did not hinder him from placing together the kinds of birds which he supposed (and generally supposed rightly) to have the most resemblance to that one whose name, being best known, was chosen for the headpiece (as it were) of his particular theme, thus recognizing to some extent the principle of classification.3 Belon, with perhaps less book-learning than his contemporary, was evidently no mean scholar, and undoubtedly had more practical knowledge of birds - their internal as well as external structure.
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  • He proclaimed the variability of species in opposition to the views of Linnaeus as to their fixity, and moreover supposed that this variability arose in part by degradation.
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  • It is almost certain that more than half the zoologists of the British Islands for many years past have been infected with their love of the study of Gilbert White; and it can hardly be supposed that his influence will cease.
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  • It must not be supposed that the vocal muscles were first discovered by Muller; on the contrary, they had been described.
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  • On arrival at the supreme Mongol court - either that on the Imyl river (near Lake Ala-kul and the present Russo-Chinese frontier in the Altai), or more probably at or near Karakorum itself, south-west of Lake Baikal - Andrew found Kuyuk Khan dead, poisoned, as the envoy supposed, by Batu's agents.
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  • In 1635 Fra Fortunato Olmo found in a room over the great door of St Mark's a number of books which he supposed to be Petrarch's gift.
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  • - According to a conception of the world frequently found among peoples of the lower cultures, all the affairs of life are supposed to be under the control of spirits, each ruling a certain element or even object, and themselves in subjection to a greater spirit.
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  • If he had a strong passion, it was to provide for his succession to the throne of France, if his nephew, Louis XV., should die, and he indulged in many intrigues against the house of Orleans, whose right to the succession was supposed to be secured by Philip's solemn renunciation of all claim to the French throne, when he became king of Spain.
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  • It was formerly supposed that this custom was peculiar to a single species, which was called the "gossamer" spider from the fact that the floating webs, when brought to the earth by rain or intercepted by bushes and trees, coat the foliage or grass with a sheeting of gossamer-like silk; but the habit is now known to be practised by the newly-hatched young of a great variety of species belonging to several distinct families.
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  • Cases of parthenogenetic reproduction, or reproduction without the intervention of the male, have been recorded in the case of two genera (Filistata and Tegenaria), and may be commoner than is usually supposed.
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  • The fauna, explored by Dybowski and Godlewski, and in 1900-2 by Korotnev, is much richer than it was supposed to be, and has quite an original character; but hypotheses as to a direct communication having existed between Lake Baikal and the Arctic Ocean during the Post-Tertiary or Tertiary ages are not proved.
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  • A monument was erected in 1887 to mark the supposed scene of the accident.
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  • It is said that at Echigo in Japan, old wells, supposed to have been dug several hundred years ago, are existent, and that a Japanese history - called Kokushiriyaku, states that " burning water " was obtained in Echigo about A.D.
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  • But the supposed letter of Silvester is a later forgery; and in moo the way of the Christian to Jerusalem was still free and open.
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  • There seems no doubt that it is a piece of plagiary, and that its writer, Richard, "canon of the Holy Trinity" in London, stands to the Carmen as Tudebod to the Gesta, or Albert of Aix to his supposed original.
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  • One of the greater flamens was attached to the service of Quirinus, a second college of Salii founded in his honour, and a festival "Quirinalia" celebrated on the 17th of February, the day of the supposed translation of Romulus to heaven.
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  • To portions of these Aristotle has been supposed to have been indebted for his doctrine of the categories and some of his chief ethical theories.
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  • Its form (singular feminine) has been supposed to be the adoption or imitation of the Arabic employment of a fem.
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  • The two personages - the "old and foolish king" and the "poor and wise youth" - have been supposed (by Winckler) to be Antiochus Epiphanes (175-164 B.C.) and Demetrius (162-150 B.C.), or (by Haupt) Antiochus and the impostor Alexander Balas (150-146 B.C.), or (by others) Demetrius and Alexander; in favour of Alexander as the "youth" it may be said that he was of obscure origin, was at first popular, and was later abandoned by his friends.
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  • The raja of Achin, in northern Sumatra, is said to have been converted as early as 1206, while the Bugis people in Celebes are supposed not to have become Mahommedans until 1495.
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  • Vianen is supposed to be the Fanum Dianae of Ptolemy, and was the seat of an independent lordship which passed to the family of Brederode in 1418, and later to the princes of Lippe-Detmold, from whom it was bought by the states in 1725.
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  • So late as 1782, James Price, an English physician, showed experiments with white and red powders, by the aid of which he was supposed to be able to transform fifty and sixty times as much mercury into silver and gold.
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  • This was supposed to be the voice of Memnon responding to the greeting of his mother Eos.
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  • The problem of determining an orbit may be regarded as coeval with Hipparchus, who, it is supposed, found the moving positions of the apogee and perigee of the moon's orbit.
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  • Henry's demands were more defensible in substance than might be supposed from the manner in which he pressed them on the bishops.
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  • A cavity, a little to the west of the Observatory Hill, is generally supposed to be the ancient Barathron or place of execution.
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  • The various approaches to the citadel on the northern side - the rock-cut flight of steps north-east of the Erechtheum, the stairs leading to the well Clepsydra, and the intermediate passage supposed to have furnished access to the Persians - are all to be attributed to the primitive epoch.
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  • Farther east is an underground passage leading eastward to a cave supposed to be the sanctuary of Aglaurus where the ephebi took the oath; with this passage is connected a secret staircase leading up through a cleft in the rock to the precinct of the Errephori on the Acropolis.
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  • The Dipylon consists of an outer and an inner gate separated by an oblong courtyard and flanked on either side by towers; the gates were themselves double, being each composed of two apertures intended for the incoming and outgoing traffic. An opening in the city wall a little to the south-west, supposed to have been the Sacred Gate (iep t riAn), was in all probability an outlet for the waters of the Eridanus.
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  • Adjoining it to the east are the remains of a large rectangular building, which was apparently fronted by a colonnade; this has been identified with the XaXKO011Ki, a storehouse of bronze implements and arms, which was formerly supposed to lie against the north wall near the Propylaea.
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  • The Cynosarges, from earliest times a sanctuary of Heracles, later a celebrated gymnasium and the school of Antisthenes The Cyno- Cynic, has hitherto been generally supposed to on the eastern slope of Lycabettus; its situation, however, has been fixed by D6rpfeld at a point a little to the south of the Olympieum, on the left bank of the Ilissus.
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  • He recounts the details of at least two of these attacks, but says nothing about the much-quoted swoon of eight days, during which he is supposed to have seen in vision the scheme of the future Society.
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  • The Book of the Spiritual Exercises was not written at Manresa, although there is in that place an inscription testifying to the supposed fact.
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  • It was supposed to contain heretical propositions and caused a good deal of scandal, inciting Baluze against Faget, both of whom abused the other, to defend the memory of the prelate.
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  • The original site of the city is supposed to have been at Sarnath, 31 m.
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  • They are supposed by some to be identical with the curatores tribuum, and to have been the officials who, under the Servian organization, levied the war-tax (tributum) in the tribes and the poll-tax on the aerarii.
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  • There are six main divisions of the people: the Dravidian tribes, who formerly held the country; Hindi-speaking immigrants from the north and north-west into Saugor, Damoh, the Nerbudda valley and the open country of Mandla and Seoni; Rajasthani-speaking immigrants from Central India into Nimar, Betul and parts of Hoshangabad, Narsinghpur and Chhindwara; Marathi-speaking immigrants from Bombay into Berar, the Mahratta districts and the southern tahsil of Betul; the Telugu castes in the Sironcha and Chanda tahsil of Chanda and the south of Bastar; and the Hindu immigrants into Chhattisgarh, who are supposed to have arrived many centuries ago when the Haihaya dynasty of Ratanpur rose into power.
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  • The separation of the Ratitae from the other birds, and their seemingly fundamental differences, notably the absence of the keel and of the power of flight, induced certain authors to go so far as to derive the Ratitae from the Dinosaurian reptiles, whilst Archaeopteryx (q.v.) and the Carinatae were supposed to have sprung from some Pterosaurian or similar reptilian stock.
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  • In the view of some alchemists, the ultimate principles of matter were Aristotle's four elements; the proximate constituents were a " sulphur " and a " mercury," the father and mother of the metals; gold was supposed to have attained to the perfection of its nature by passing in succession through the forms of lead, brass and silver; gold and silver were held to contain very pure red sulphur and white quicksilver, whereas in the other metals these materials were coarser and of a different colour.
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  • On the one hand, it had been held that when a substance was burned or calcined, it combined with an " air "; on the other hand, the operation was supposed to be attended by the destruc tion or loss of the igneous principle.
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  • In explanation of these facts it is supposed that each element has a certain number of " units of affinity," which may be entirely, or only in part, engaged when it enters into combination with other elements; and in those cases in which the entire number of units of affinity are not engaged by other elements, it is supposed that those which are thus disengaged neutralize each other, as it were.
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  • Lastly, in the production of gaseous hydriodic acid from hydrogen and solid iodine H2 - 1 - 12=HI+HI, so much energy is expended in the decomposition of the hydrogen and iodine molecules and in the conversion of the iodine into the gaseous condition, that the heat which it may be supposed is developed by the combination of the hydrogen and iodine atoms is insufficient to balance the expenditure, and the final result is therefore negative; hence it is necessary in forming hydriodic acid from its elements to apply heat continuously.
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  • The action of these acids on many metals was also studied; Glauber obtained zinc, stannic, arsenious and cuprous chlorides by dissolving the metals in hydrochloric acid, compounds hitherto obtained by heating the metals with corrosive sublimate, and consequently supposed to contain mercury.
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  • The phenomenon of allotropy is not confined to the non-metals, for evidence has been advanced to show that allotropy is far commoner than hitherto supposed.
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  • At this time there existed a belief, held at a later date by Berzelius, Gmelin and many others, that the formation of organic compounds was conditioned by a so-called vital force; and the difficulty of artificially realizing this action explained the supposed impossibility of synthesizing organic compounds.
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  • 2 Compound radicals came to be regarded as the immediate constituents of organic compounds; and, at first, a determination of their empirical composition was supposed to be sufficient to characterize them.
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  • It was long supposed that the simplest ring obtainable contained six atoms of carbon, and the discovery of trimethylene in 1882 by August Freund by the action of sodium on trimethylene bromide, Br(CH 2) 3 Br, came somewhat as a surprise, especially in view of its behaviour with bromine and hydrogen bromide.
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